Banaras Hindu University (BHU) has invited applications for the position of Post Doctoral Fellowship in the field of Social Sciences for a period of two years, with a monthly entitlement/salary of Rs 28,000/- per month alongside a contingency pay of Rs 2000/- annually. The fellowship is offered under Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Chair at the BHU for carrying a detailed study and research on the topic 'Integral Humanism: With Special Reference to Contemporary Development Issues in India'.
The applicant must hold a PhD degree in any one discipline/subject - Political Science, Economics or Sociology falling in the realm of Social Sciences, and must not have exceeded 45 years of age, the notification stated. Interested candidates must apply on or before January 05, 2019 failing which the applications will not be entertained.
CRITERIA DETAILS Name Of The Posts Post Doctoral Fellow Organisation BHU Educational Qualification PhD in Political Science, Economics or Sociology Skills Required Research Job Location Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh Salary Scale Rs. 28,000/- pm + contingency grant of Rs. 2000 pa Industry Education Application Start Date December 13, 2018 Application End Date January 5, 2019
The selection to the Post Doctoral Fellowship will be based on a written examination and interview. The selected candidate will work under the guideship and supervision of Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Chair Professor in the Faculty of Social Sciences at Banaras Hindu University (BHU).
The candidate should not pursue or carry the same PhD work in his/her Post-Doctoral research and must be engaged in full-time research in the assigned new field/area running for a period of 2 years. He/she should contribute towards the theoretical and conceptual advancement in diverse disciplines by generating field-based empirical data. In the course of research, the Post-Doctoral Fellow will be provided with a contingency grant of Rs. 2000/- pa for meeting expenses involving field work, stationery, books, and other miscellaneous aspects of the research.
The applicants must fill the application (hard copy) in a specified format and send it along with a copy of their research proposal to The Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences, Banaras Hindu University on or before 05 January 2019.
For more details about the eligibility criteria, award procedure, duration of the fellow, funds allocation, application format and other requirements/conditions candidates can click here - http://www.bhu.ac.in/tmpPosts/dec2018/12/2110.pdf